Last week in U.S. horseracing – not including training and harness casualties.

On My Way Home “pulled up in distress, vanned off” at Presque Isle
Tulips Galore “bled” at Saratoga
Schomberg “pulled up lame after the wire” at Thistledown
Peregrino “vanned off” at Louisiana
Froggyville “vanned off” at Mountaineer
Pass the Dice “broke down” at Parx
First Bank of Papa “vanned off” at Albuquerque
Love Winning “vanned off” at Del Mar
Chatain’s Tank “vanned off” at Louisiana
Fantastic Song “vanned off” at Saratoga
Raysunett “fell midway on the turn and was euthanized” at Thistledown
Plastic Girl “fell over the fallen Raysunett” at Thistledown
Baja Bessie “vanned off” at Belterra
Glitzy “pulled up in distress, vanned off” at Delaware
Pandamonia “broke down” at Delaware
Cornerback Sack “fell, vanned off” at Presque Isle
Miss Freeze “took a bad step, vanned off” at Saratoga
Grey Glory “vanned off” at Monmouth
Mc Hottie “vanned off” at Penn
Sweetneida “bad steps, vanned off” at Saratoga – subsequently confirmed dead
Osbaldo Weapon “vanned off” (after an “impressive win”) at Albuquerque
Grc Graceful Azoom “fell, vanned off” at Albuquerque
Out of the Sky “vanned off” at Arapahoe
Crafty Me “vanned off” at Arapahoe
Bordini “bled, vanned off” at Arlington
Smiling Gambler “vanned off” at Arlington
Permian “suffered an injury, euthanized” at Arlington
Smokinisashame “vanned off” at Columbus
Forbidden Maria “vanned off” at Emerald
Nextalast “vanned off” at Fairmount
Six K Laura “fell, vanned off” at Retama
Straitouttathefunk “pulled up in distress” at Thistledown – confirmed dead
Vvr Circuit Judge “vanned off” at Wyoming
Later Dude “vanned off” at Albuquerque
Good Time Buddy “vanned off” at Emerald
Leonides Da Roma “vanned off” at Gulfstream
Expect an Entry “vanned off” at Gulfstream
Flyer Wright “vanned off” at Ruidoso
Z Yoyo Go “bled” at Santa Rosa
Blue Temptress “went wrong, vanned off” at Santa Rosa

(Chart Terms: “Broke Down” – racing-speak for dead; “Vanned Off” – required horse ambulance to get off the track; many, if not most, of these animals will resurface on my year-end FOIA kill-reports; “Bled” – usually indicates pulmonary hemorrhage)

(source: Equibase)

Last week in U.S. horseracing – not including training and harness casualties.

Brooklyn Major “fatally collapsed after crossing the finish line” at Saratoga
Purrin’ Proud “vanned off” at Delaware
Van Persie “pulled up lame, vanned off” at Penn
It Is Back “went bad, pulled up lame, vanned off” at Penn
Zipping By “vanned off” at Charles Town
Dance With Gio “broke down” at Delaware
Chickawaw Charlie “rank, vanned off” at Evangeline
Liza Star “vanned off” at Gulfstream
Fall Colors “falling heavily…fatal fall” at Saratoga
John’s Island “vanned off” at Saratoga
Munjaz “went wrong, vanned off” at Saratoga – subsequently confirmed dead
Fear the Beard “bled” at Albuquerque
Cam “went bad…when rider sensed something wrong” at Belterra
Marvelous Kaos “bad step…in distress…vanned off” at Del Mar
He’s a Slam Dunk “vanned off” at Monmouth
Art Boss “bad step…pulled up lame…vanned off” at Penn
Tres Primeros “bled, vanned off” at Ruidoso
Mr Bill Bass “vanned off” at Ruidoso
Praksis “vanned off” at Albuquerque
Sheza Divine Diva “went bad, vanned off” at Belterra
These Are the Days “bled” at Ellis
Becknerville “bled, vanned off” at Ellis
Steam Burner “pulled up abruptly in distress…euthanized” at Evangeline
Spy Dancer “in distress, vanned off” at Indiana
Fiery Fury “vanned off” at Los Alamitos
Joe Tess “pulled up in distress” at Thistledown
Irish Keys “vanned off” at Columbus
Twice the Drama “vanned off” at Mountaineer
Dont Gang Up On Me “fell, vanned off” at Prairie
Crushed Ice “fell behind a fallen rival [above], vanned off” at Prairie
Unbroken Chain “bad steps…subsequently euthanized” at Saratoga
Thirsty Donnerstag “onto the backstretch in apparent distress” at Saratoga

(Chart Terms: “Broke Down” – racing-speak for dead; “Vanned Off” – required horse ambulance to get off the track; many, if not most, of these animals will resurface on my year-end FOIA kill-reports; “Bled” – usually indicates pulmonary hemorrhage)

(source: Equibase)

Last week in U.S. horseracing – not including training and harness casualties.

Win Tuscany “took a bad step, vanned off” at Mountaineer
Midnight Games “returned bleeding from the nostrils” at Parx
Full of Zip “bled” at Presque Isle
Street Rage “returned lame” at Fairmount
Destiny’s Song “bad step, vanned off” at Mountaineer
Cuadrante “broke down” at Parx
Rail City “ridden back lame” at Parx
Turn to Include “ridden back sore” at Parx
Senator Josy “vanned off” at Fair Meadows
E Nine “vanned off” at Indiana
Strawberry Bomb “went wrong…in distress…vanned off” at Presque Isle
A Dixie Twister “bled” at Saratoga
Light Reign “bled” at Saratoga
Sandy Strikes “vanned off” at Saratoga
Evasive Maneuver “injured…euthanized” at Thistledown
Miss Trusty “pulled up bleeding from the nostrils, vanned off” at Del Mar
Golden Light “bad step…in distress…vanned off” at Del Mar
Stone Cold Phast “vanned off” at Fair Meadows
Accomplice “suffered a fatal collapse after the race” at Gulfstream
Sing It Up “vanned off” at Lone Star
Girl Link “vanned off” at Lone Star
Limoges “went down suddenly – euthanized on the track” at Belterra
Ask Not “vanned off” at Emerald
Philli Four “vanned off” at Evangeline
Zephyrs Bolt “vanned off” at Monmouth
Teves “vanned off” at Retama
Angels Seven “took a bad step…unfortunately had to be euthanized” at Saratoga
Our Cousin Dick “bled” at Saratoga
Beduino Smooth Zevi “vanned off” at Albuquerque
Suddenly Seymour “fell, vanned off” at Canterbury
Rep’s Ghost Ya “bled from the nose” at Charles Town
Primary Account “came back bleeding from the nose” at Charles Town
Malibu’smostwanted “vanned off” at Gulfstream
Five Times Better “vanned off” at Horsemen’s
Wonderman “collapsed” at Laurel
Royal Line of Fire “vanned off” at Retama
Patty Del Rey “vanned off” at Ruidoso
Heavys Version “vanned off” at Wyoming
Thru the Night “vanned off” at Albuquerque
Gloton “vanned off” at Belterra
Starship Menace “suffered fatal collapse after the race” at Gulfstream
Paper Dollie “returned bleeding” at Laurel
Amazing Lady “fell, vanned off” at Los Alamitos
Admiral Roy “bled” at Prairie
Tu Exageres “vanned off” at Saratoga

(Chart Terms: “Broke Down” – racing-speak for dead; “Vanned Off” – required horse ambulance to get off the track; many, if not most, of these animals will resurface on my year-end FOIA kill-reports; “Bled” – usually indicates pulmonary hemorrhage)

(source: Equibase)